Re: [dev] [slock] patch for avoiding hardcoded root-check

From: Anselm R Garbe <>
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2012 21:14:01 +0100

Hi Michael,

On 23 January 2012 15:49, Michael Stummvoll <> wrote:
> On 23.01.2012 15:40, Connor Lane Smith wrote:
>> On 23 January 2012 14:38, Nick <> wrote:
>>> No no no, much simpler that debian holds that 1 line
>>> Makefile patch, and any other distributions who want to
>>> change it from setuid. Such things are very distro-specific,
>>> and besides, changing a setting in a debian patch
>>> is EXACTLY as much work as the current Makefile patch you
>>> proposed (which is fine.)
>> I agree with this. I think we should pull the C patch upstream and let
>> Debian handle the distro-specific Makefile themselves.
> yeah, you are right, that would be the best way. Thanks to all.

I would be willing to apply the slock.c patch, if you can supply diff
-u or hg diff output accordingly.

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